David Spichiger, from Berne, is 36 years old and was previously Vice President at Credit Suisse where he was responsible for process and quality management for the Business School of Credit Suisse in Zurich and led several project to harmonize processes as part of the bank's global strategy. In addition to his master degree in Chemistry at University of Berne in 2000 he got an Executive MBA in 2007 that completed his knowledge portfolio. We welcome David Spichiger and wish him much success and enjoyment in his new position.